The Springfield Fire Department was called into action on Sunday afternoon.
Firefighters responded to a house on Oregon Street at about 2:30 p.m.
Dennis Leger, aide to Fire Commissioner Joseph Conant, told CBS 3 that the fire appears to be electrical and that it started in the area of the kitchen.
The house suffered an estimated $125,000 in damage.
One person lives in the house, but they will stay with family for the time being.
The specific cause of the fire remains under investigation.
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